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Product Manager - Fundraising Software


Company Overview:

Veracross is a PE backed leading provider of a SaaS based School Information Systems (SIS) platform for Independent schools. Designed specifically to meet the unique needs of independent schools, Veracross combines the power of a truly integrated database with personalized, data-driven communication tools. To date we have configured and deployed our system at over 250 leading private K-12 schools in over 20 countries through a powerful, leveraged and elegant architecture unique in our industry.

Role Summary:

Veracross is seeking a self-motivated, passionate, and highly collaborative Product Manager to join our product team. You will report directly to the head of product and will be the product owner for our development offering which is part of the company’s school management software. You will be the “product evangelist,” working closely with all teams in the company to make sure your products are successful. You will plan and manage product development activities including discovery, product definition, product launch, and post-launch enhancements.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as subject matter expert for assigned product and opportunity areas.
  • Act as a full stack product manager, acting as strategic product manager, technical product manager/owner, UX/UI designer, and project manager.
  • Work with other product managers, engineering, and other stakeholders to develop and maintain product roadmaps.
  • Engage closely with the market throughout the product lifecycle.
  • Understand competitive landscape and industry trends.
  • Translate product features into customer benefits and work with marketing to develop messaging and positioning for our sales organization and other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate product focus throughout entire organization including senior leadership, product development teams, sales, professional services, marketing, etc.
  • Build positive relationships and trust through on-time delivery, high quality, continuous innovation, and exceeding expectations.
  • Track results, provide insights, and make recommendations to improve customer experience, efficiencies, and ROI.

Requirements:

  • 3-5+ years in a product management role or related field is required
  • Experience with a fundraising software company is required
  • Experience in SaaS EdTech company is strongly preferred
  • Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle
  • Business acumen and proficiency with quantitative business analysis techniques
  • Solid understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Can clearly demonstrate high empathy through a proven track record of being an attentive listener, thoroughly grasping customer’s needs, and quickly building rapport
  • Strong communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills, comfortable interacting with a variety of audiences within the organization
  • Experience with project management and software development software like JIRA, Basecamp, Slack, etc.
  • Ability to juggle many moving pieces and strong prioritization ability
  • Flexible team-player who can partner with all functions of the business, getting team members buy in and feedback with ease
  • Detail oriented and highly organized with the ability to work independently in a fast paced, high growth environment

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.

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866.492.3463

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401 Edgewater Place

Suite 360

Wakefield, MA 01880

866.492.3463